Up Close and Personal with the HFM Presenters

Each week we go behind the mic to find out everything you've ever wanted to know about our presenters!

This week we focus on Paul Wright.......

Paul WrightFind Me on Air:  Sunday mornings from 8.00-11.00

First Job: Apprentice engineer

Favourite Music: 1960’s naturally

Favourite Food: Fish & chips

Favourite Drink: German weissbier

Star Sign: Virgo

Who is the most famous person you’ve ever met?

This is a difficult one as there have quite a lot, but I will stab at Gerry Marsden of Pacemakers fame & the boss of Radio Caroline Ronan O’ Rahilly.

Favourite Holiday Destination: Southwold in Suffolk or Germany.

Favourite TV Programme / Film: Coast / When eight bells toll.(All things related to the cold war too).

Paul Wright

Best Thing about Working at HFM: The gang are genuinely a friendly bunch of people.

Fascinating Fact about Me: I am married to Claire,we have 5 cats(but no mice).  I never take life too seriously and see humour everywhere that I go & have always loved nice cars.

Your Favourite Pass Time / Hobby: Building our cd and dvd library.  visiting European cities,theatre visits & animal welfare.

Most embarrassing (NOT RUDE!) Moment:

Interviewing some of the cast of Neighbours and knowing nothing about the show because I have never seen an episode.


What made you want to get a job in the radio industry:

When it was time to wind down the drumming jobs I always wanted to be like my radio heroes back to the offshore days, such as Tony Brandon, Dave Dennis, John Peel, Dave Cash & Tommy Vance.